Sports, Fitness & Recreation

Sports, Fitness and Recreation programs develop fitness, positive use of leisure time, skills for stress management, appreciation for the environment and social skills.

Boys & Girls Club of Pharr will soon be offering year-round organized athletic leagues for both boys and girls, by age group, in the areas of baseball and softball.

In addition, we offer some unique athletic competitions such as the Fitness Authority Decathlon and sport clinics. We also have a variety of low organized sports and games that are run in the gymnasium.

Triple Play: A Game Plan for the Mind, Body and Soul
Sponsored by The Coca-Cola Company and Kraft Foods Inc., Triple Play is a dynamic wellness program currently being offered in Boys & Girls Clubs that demonstrates how eating right, keeping fit and forming positive relationships add up to a healthy lifestyle. The goal of the Triple Play program is to improve Club membersí knowledge of healthy habits, increase the number of hours per day they participate in physical activities and strengthen their ability to interact positively with others and engage in positive relationships.

Program Components
  • Healthy Habits Nutrition Curriculum
  • Daily Challenges
  • Sports Clubs
  • Triple Play Games
  • Social recreation

Game Room Program
This program allows club members the chance to practice, play, communicate and share stories with their own peers over games. Each of our Clubs is equipped with a full game room with pool tables, Ping-Pong, foosball and air hockey. Game room tournaments run on a daily basis and members have the opportunity to compete in annual game room tournaments.